Timo Hildebrand http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/34529/all en UPDATE 2-Soccer-Drogba impresses but Galatasaray held by Schalke http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130220/update-1-soccer-drogba-impresses-galatasaray-held-schalke <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Adds quotes)</p> <p>By Daren Butler</p> <p>ISTANBUL, Feb 20 (Reuters) - Didier Drogba impressed on his Champions League debut for Galatasaray but the Turkish side were held to a 1-1 draw by Schalke 04 after an entertaining last 16 first leg on Wednesday.</p> <p>The Ivory Coast striker, last year's Champions League hero for Chelsea who moved to the Istanbul club last month after a spell in China, linked up well with Burak Yilmaz in attack.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130220/update-1-soccer-drogba-impresses-galatasaray-held-schalke" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Football in Turkey Sport in Europe Sports Timo Hildebrand Thomson Reuters Wed, 20 Feb 2013 22:15:24 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5761567 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Hildebrand blunder leaves Chelsea in command http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131106/football-hildebrand-blunder-leaves-chelsea-command <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Chelsea shook an unexpected loss to Newcastle United out of their system by overcoming Schalke 3-0 on Wednesday to close on a place in the Champions League knockout phase.</p> <p>The London club had seen a six-game winning run ended at St James' Park on Saturday, but they got back on track by reasserting their control of Champions League Group E with their 100th victory in UEFA competition.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131106/football-hildebrand-blunder-leaves-chelsea-command" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Samuel Eto'o Timo Hildebrand AFP Wed, 06 Nov 2013 22:20:36 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5982177 at http://www.globalpost.com